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Severed hands found in Egyptian palace

The remains of 16 skeletal hands have been found during excavations at a palace in the ancient Egyptian city of Avaris. The archaeologists have unearthed the skeletons of 16 human hands buried in four pits. Two of the pits, located in front of what is believed to be a throne room,

Severed heads of Oliver Cromwell’s soldiers found in Ireland

Two severed heads found in James Green, Ireland, are believed to have belonged to Oliver Cromwell's soldiers. “The heads of seven of Cromwell’s men are believed to be buried there. They were killed near Ballinakill in Co Laois in 1642 and their heads were hung from the Market Cross in Kilkenny